How Social Media Creates Community
At our most recent Digital Marketing sample lesson, we learned one of the best advantages of social media: no matter what your background is, your industry, ethnicity or nationality, interests, hobbies… you name it – social media creates community.
RED Summer Sampler: Tech Events in Vancouver
Our Summer Sampler series has arrived! If you are thinking of launching a new career in tech, we’re hosting sample classes in Web Development, User Experience & User Interface Design, and Digital Marketing. Each class is designed to teach you basic fundamentals in tech and get a taste of learning at RED.
Digital Marketing Student Spotlight: Abigail, Krizelle, and Jainer
Get to know our Digital Marketing students from the Spring 2017 Cohort: Abigail, Krizelle, and Jainer. Right now, the students are half-way through the full-time programs. Here, they share their experience so far and where they want to be after their RED journey is over.
Logo Design Battle: Meet the Winners!
Earlier this month we hosted our first logo design battle, where students and staff faced off against each other in an attempt to create the best logo for “The Hunk Alert”. Armed with markers and our whiteboards, teams had just one hour to conceptualize and execute a logo. The big winners were Candy, Crystal, and Liam with […]
The Good Stuff is The Next Big Thing
The RED teaching staff are much more than just instructors. When they’re not leading UX , Web Development, UI Design, or Digital Marketing classes, they’re budding entrepreneurs, freelance contractors, or working professionals for some of Canada’s leading agencies (and sometimes all three!). That’s why we’re proud to announce that one of our very own has just […]
How to become a Digital Marketing Professional
Interested in becoming a Digital Marketing Professional? Wondering what is the best way to go about it? Digital Marketing Professional Lead Instructor, Holly Lawton shares the best way to dive into this dynamic field.
Working at an Agency: Alex Chepovetsky of Havas Worldwide Canada
Landing your dream gig at an uber-cool creative agency sure sounds like a dream come true, right? So how can you make it happen? What skills does your dream employer look for? And above all else, when you finally get your foot get in the door, what can you expect when working at an agency?
The future of digital marketing belongs to the optimizers – Chris Goward, WiderFunnel
Today is the best time in history to be an evidence-led marketer. Data is available everywhere, tools are improving daily, and the business climate is data-friendly. You have the opportunity to become a high-value conversion optimization champion. Conversion optimization is the science and art of getting a higher percentage of your web visitors to take […]
Future Proof Your Career – Vancouver Tech Events
The world we live is constantly changing and the majority of jobs today will either not exist by 2020 or have the majority of their core skill set shifted. These disruptive changes, happening in every industry, will have enormous impacts on the employment landscape over the next five years and beyond. Here at RED Academy […]